Shah Abdul Latif University was Founded in 1976 as a lone campus, since then the university has grown in both its reputation and physical enlargement whilst developing a strong system of higher education in the north of Sindh. The university offers undergraduate, post-graduate, and doctorate programmes in various academic disciplines. The university is well known for its academic staff consisting of foreign scholars, and research directed towards the development of humanities, archaeology, Cultural studies, natural and social sciences.

Further more, SALU is ranked as one of the top institution of high learning by the HEC in “General” category. Round About ~7000 students currently enrolled in the university, the university’s main focus is committed to enabling its Students to lead and serve the nation apart from their own better well-being.